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    Mon, 13 Jun 1994

    energy usage by about $220,000/year in the xylene production unit. AROMATICS MARKETS The p xylene market has grown rapidly in many parts of ..... transalkylation unit operation to boost p xylene production and reduce production cost was

  2. Petrobras loads first naphtha shipment from Abreu e Lima refinery

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    Thu, 15 Jan 2015

    Braskem will use the naphtha as feedstock to make intermediate products such as ethylene , propylene , butadiene, benzene, and xylene at its manufacturing operations in the Brazilian states of Bahia, Rio Grande do Sul, and Sao Paulo, Petrobras said. Petrobras

  3. Low-cost revamp enhances feedstock profitability for Chinese integrated complex

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    Mon, 3 Nov 2014

    be sold as chemical-grade naphtha for $867/tonne. During the same period, petroleum-derived benzene, toluene, and xylene were priced at $1,167/tonne, $1,083/tonne, and $1,125/tonne, respectively. Assuming that the aromatics yield

  4. GUIDE TO WORLD CRUDES: Statoil updates Aasgard Blend assay

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    Mon, 4 Apr 2011

    naphthenes: 2.87 Aromatics Ethylbenzene: 0.36 m-Dimethylbenzene (m- xylene ): 0.96 p-Dimethylbenzene (p- xylene ): 0.36 o-Dimethylbenzene (o- xylene ): 0.42 Total C 8 aromatics: 2.10 C 9 hydrocarbons Isoparaffins 3

  5. GUIDE TO WORLD CRUDES: New fields prompt Troll Blend update

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    Mon, 2 May 2011

    naphthenes: 2.13 Aromatics Ethylbenzene: 0.25 m-Dimethylbenzene (m- xylene ): 0.74 p-Dimethylbenzene (p- xylene ): 0.29 o-Dimethylbenzene (o- xylene ): 0.30 Total C 8 aromatics: 1.58 C 9 hydrocarbons Isoparaffins 3

  6. GUIDE TO WORLD CRUDES: Morvin field production prompts update to Aasgard Blend assay

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    Mon, 4 Feb 2013

    naphthenes: 3.04 Aromatics Ethylbenzene: 0.36 m–Dimethylbenzene (m– xylene ): 1.02 p–Dimethylbenzene (p– xylene ): 0.26 o–Dimethylbenzene (o– xylene ): 0.42 Total C 8 aromatics: 2.09 C 9 hydrocarbons Isoparaffins 3

  7. GUIDE TO WORLD CRUDES: Statoil updates Grane crude oil assay

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    Mon, 2 Jul 2012

    C 8 naphthenes: 0.48 Aromatics Ethylbenzene: 0.04 m-Dimethylbenzene ( xylene ): 0.09 p-Dimethylbenzene ( xylene ): 0.03 o-Dimethylbenzene ( xylene ): 0.07 Total C 8 aromatics: 0.23 C 9 hydrocarbons Isoparaffins 3,5

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    Mon, 17 Mar 2014

    impacts from a fire that broke out on Mar. 7 in one of the xylene furnaces at the plant, which lies in Bazan's 180,000 ..... show the fire apparently started as a result of a puncture in a xylene tube in the combustion section of the furnace, which produces

  9. EPA proposes air emissions requirements for refineries

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    Thu, 15 May 2014

    expects to finalize the requirements in April 2015. It estimated that toxic air emissions, including benzene, toluene, and xylene , would be reduced by 5,600 tons/year (tpy) if the proposal is fully implemented. Volatile organic compound emissions

  10. EPA extends comment period for proposed refinery regulations

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    Thu, 14 Aug 2014

    proposed rule will result in a 5,600-tonne/year reduction of toxic air pollutants, including benzene, toluene, and xylene . Volatile organic compound emissions would be cut by about 52,000 tpy, EPA said. Public hearings on the proposed rule were

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